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Shaylin Clark is a staff writer for WebProNews. Email: sclark@webpronews.com, Twitter: @stclark81, Google Plus:
Google Places For iOS Gets Rebranded As Google+ Local Google Places For iOS Gets Rebranded As Google+ Local

Google Places for iOS got a significant makeover yesterday, complete with a name change. In keeping with their plan to foist Google+ upon as many of their users as possible, Google Places is now Google+ Local. The update, rolled out …

Facebook Working To Monetize The “Like” Button Facebook Working To Monetize The “Like” Button

With Facebook’s stock price making a slow recovery following the spectacular disaster that was the social network’s IPO, the company is reportedly looking to beef up its revenue. Facebook is reportedly in talks with TV executives on monetizing Facebook’s “Like” …

iWork.com Shuts Down on July 31, Time To Clear Out iWork.com Shuts Down on July 31, Time To Clear Out

It seems that now is not a good time to be using one of Apple’s older cloud services. This morning we brought you news that Apple had, as promised, pulled the plug on MobileMe over the weekend, giving users one …

Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat
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In business, as in war, chess, and first dates, it’s always good to have an exit strategy, a backup plan to disentangle yourself if things go south. This backup plan is infinitely more important if you’re struggling. And Nokia is …

iPad Mini, Refreshed iPad Coming In October? iPad Mini, Refreshed iPad Coming In October?

What are the odds that Apple would release another new iPad, the much-rumored iPad Mini, and the new iPhone all in the same month? Pretty good, according to Pacific Crest analyst Andy Hargreaves. In a recent note to investors, Hargreaves …

Samsung To Appeal Galaxy Nexus Ban As Apple Targets Galaxy S III Samsung To Appeal Galaxy Nexus Ban As Apple Targets Galaxy S III
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Earlier this morning we brought you news that Apple had secured a preliminary injunction against the Samsung Galaxy Nexus in U.S. District Court. The injunction means that the judge in the case – Lucy Koh – believes Apple has a …

Open Pages In Chrome For iOS Without Jailbreaking Open Pages In Chrome For iOS Without Jailbreaking
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Last week Google released the much-anticipated iOS version of their popular Chrome browser. Though the Chrome for iOS is, by all accounts (including mine), a fantastic app, it suffers from the same problem that plagues every other third party browser …

Apple Going After iPad3.com Domain Name Apple Going After iPad3.com Domain Name
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Apple is continuing its habit of seizing websites bearing product names Apple itself doesn’t intend to use, according to recent reports. A few weeks ago we told you that they had taken steps to seize iPhone5.com, a site that hosted …

MobileMe Is Dead; Long Live iCloud MobileMe Is Dead; Long Live iCloud

We’ve been telling you for awhile now that Apple was making preparations for the final shutdown of MobileMe, the cloud service that preceded iCloud. When Apple first announced iCloud at last year’s WWDC keynote, they said that the older (and …

Apple Gets Galaxy Nexus Banned With New Injunction Apple Gets Galaxy Nexus Banned With New Injunction

Late last week we brought you news that Apple had won an injunction against Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 on the grounds that it infringed on some of Apple’s design patents. Now it seems that, as the old saying goes, it …

Apple Settles Proview Suit For $60 Million Apple Settles Proview Suit For $60 Million

Apple has reportedly agreed to pay $60 million to Chinese company Proview for the rights to use the “iPad” name in China. The settlement is significantly larger than the $16 million offer Apple had been rumored to make. Proview has …

Apple Wants To Make Autocorrect Less Comical Apple Wants To Make Autocorrect Less Comical
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Most iPhone users have a bit of a love-hate relationship with autocorrect. Designed to make typing on Apple’s touchscreen keyboard easier by fixing your mistakes for you, autocorrect often has exactly the opposite problem. Misspell a simple word in just …

How The iPhone Changed The Smartphone Industry How The iPhone Changed The Smartphone Industry
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Five years ago today, Apple’s first iPhone hit stores. Many in the tech world thought that it would be a flop. For one thing, it was ridiculously expensive. For another, it was something no one had ever really heard of …

Chrome For iOS: Hands-On With Google’s New Browser Chrome For iOS: Hands-On With Google’s New Browser
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Yesterday Google announced the much-anticipated iOS version of their popular Chrome browser. In just hours the universal app had rocketed to the top of the Top Free Apps list in the App Store and a jailbreak tweak had shown up …

Chrome For iOS Tops The App Store Charts Chrome For iOS Tops The App Store Charts

Well, that didn’t take long at all. Mere hours after hitting the App Store, Google’s brand new Chrome browser for iOS has shot to the top of the charts. The app is currently sitting in the #1 spot on the …

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Leaked Online Already Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Leaked Online Already

During their first Google I/O 2012 keynote on Wednesday Google announced Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The latest version of Google’s mobile operating system comes packed with all kinds of good stuff, including a much smoother, faster interface, better notifications, and …

Severe Weather Alerts To Be Sent Via Text Soon Severe Weather Alerts To Be Sent Via Text Soon

A little over a week ago we brought you news that the iOS 6 beta included the option to turn certain kinds of government issued alerts on and off. There were two basic kinds of alerts that you could receive: …

Jailbreak Tweak Lets You Make Chrome Your Default iOS Browser Jailbreak Tweak Lets You Make Chrome Your Default iOS Browser
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Yesterday we told you that Google had announced Google Chrome for iOS during their second Google I/O 2012 keynote. Many iPhone users – myself included – have been wanting an iOS version of Chrome since Google unveiled the Android version …

Google Chrome Causing New MacBook Air To Crash Google Chrome Causing New MacBook Air To Crash
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So, you’ve just gotten home from the Apple Store with your shiny new MacBook Air. You take it out of the box, boot it up, and do what anybody does: you start installing your software, customizing your settings, and generally …

Jelly Bean Voice Search Vs. Siri: A Video Throwdown Jelly Bean Voice Search Vs. Siri: A Video Throwdown

Earlier this month during their WWDC 2012 keynote, Apple unveiled iOS 6. With it came some significant improvements for Siri, including some general (and much needed) performance improvements and the ability to request sports scores, movie statistics, and more. Not …

Google I/O: Google Announces Chrome For iPhone, iPad Google I/O: Google Announces Chrome For iPhone, iPad

Google has just announced that they are bringing their Google Chrome browser to Apple’s iOS devices. The app will be available for iPhone and iPad, and is expected to hit the App Store later today. Chrome for iOS brings many …

iPhone 5 Rumor: New iPhone Facing Battery Problems? iPhone 5 Rumor: New iPhone Facing Battery Problems?

Apple may be encountering supply issues with the battery for the new iPhone, according to recent reports. The new iPhone is expected to launch this fall with a larger display, metal rear panel, and several internal upgrades, including 4G LTE …

RIM’s Earnings Report Expected To Be Bleak RIM’s Earnings Report Expected To Be Bleak
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Research in Motion, makers of the once-might BlackBerry smartphone platform, has found itself in an increasingly bad situation over the last few years. Poor product performance and a string of bad business decisions – including failing to take the threat …

Health Care Decision: CNN Posts The Wrong Headline Health Care Decision: CNN Posts The Wrong Headline

Whenever big events are brewing, it’s common for certain parties to prepare for all possible outcomes. Of course, most of the time we don’t see that, though. All we see is news organizations getting their stories up promptly and championship …